Topic: Supreme Court of Israel
John Demjanjuk, who prosecutors alleged worked as a Nazi guard at the Sobibor death camp, went on trial in Germany Monday. His is likely the last high profile case over WWII war crimes.
12/01/2009 12:00 am
Israel's Supreme Court ordered a segregated West Bank highway to be opened for Palestinian use. But rights groups say 10 more 'apartheid' roads should be opened too.
10/23/2009 01:00 am
Human rights groups that help Palestinians with urgent requests to leave Gaza – often for medical care – can no longer directly petition the Israeli authorities.
09/24/2009 01:00 am
More than two dozen alleged in a report published Wednesday that they were under pressure to minimize army casualties even at the risk of killing Palestinian civilians.
07/15/2009 01:00 am
A unanimous decision on Wednesday ordered stronger charges for a soldier who shot at a blindfolded protester. Netanyahu allies seek more conservative justices to counter perceived liberalism.
07/01/2009 01:00 am
Sari Bashi of the group Gisha argued before the Israeli Supreme Court Thursday that Israel is still responsible for Gazan civilians because it controls the enclave's borders, airspace, and sea space.
01/16/2009 12:00 am
Israeli police removed 250 Jewish settlers from a Palestinian building in the West Bank city, ending weeks of tension between the military and the emerging right-wing fringe movement.
12/05/2008 12:00 am
For nearly three weeks Israel has blocked access to the Gaza Strip. Foreign journalists are challenging the Gaza ban in court, calling it a 'blow' to freedom of the press.
11/26/2008 12:00 am
Palestinian militants from Islamic Jihad fired rockets on Israel Tuesday in retaliation for an Israeli strike on its members in the West Bank.
06/24/2008 01:00 am
Three Fulbright scholars are waiting to see if Israel will allow them to leave Gaza to study in the United States.
06/12/2008 01:00 am
Yohannes Lemma Bayu provides practical aid for what the government recently called a 'tsunami' of African asylum seekers
04/01/2008 01:00 am
An Israeli defense official said 'targeted assassinations' may be used to respond to the increase in attacks.
02/12/2008 12:00 am
Palestinian militants and Egypt restored some order on the border Sunday, and Hamas gains leverage in negotiations.
01/28/2008 12:00 am